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Whitby, ON, CA, L1N 7C3

Industrial Engineer


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.



As a member of the Engineering team, the Engineer will be responsible for increasing production and operation efficiency, through people management, technology, and business organization.


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Develops implementation strategies for modifications to plant layout (AutoCAD) and production processes.
  • Determines manpower requirements and modifies work methods.
  • Updates labour routings and operation descriptions.
  • Designs and/or specifies work fixtures and modifies as required by production.
  • Researches and purchases tools and equipment as required.
  • Sets labour standards through Time Studies or Most Analysis for existing or future processes.
  • Creates various reports as required (i.e. labour reduction plan, etc.)
  • Performs cost analysis to determine feasibility of new products or processes.
  • Analyzes ergonomic concerns and implements solutions.
  • Creates and maintains APQP documents (i.e. PFMEA, PFD, SWI for present & future plant processes).
  • Assists with MOE certificate of approval process.
  • Manages facility alterations and improvements.


Advantages of working at Lear in the Engineering group:

  • The opportunity to work in a brand-new facility and contribute to the launch process.
  • Amazing team with amazing leader.


Your Qualifications:

  • Post-Secondary Education or Experiential Equivalency.
  • Degree/Diploma in a relevant Engineering discipline.
  • 3 years’ experience in an Industrial Engineering setting preferably within the manufacturing/ automotive industry.
  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).


Bonus If You Have:

  • Lean Manufacturing.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.

Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.